Sara Becker

Shakespeare, Voice, DialectsSchool of Drama

Sara Becker

Sara Becker joined the School of Drama in January 2019. She was previously the head of the undergraduate acting program at the University of Houston’s School of Theatre and Dance, where she received a Teaching Excellence Award in 2014.

Credentials

  • Voice and text coach for nine seasons with American Players Theatre in Spring Green, Wis.
  • Voice and text director for six seasons with Oregon Shakespeare Festival
  • Former faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Former head of the undergraduate acting program at the University of Houston’s School of Theatre and Dance

Career Highlights

  • Directed plays for the Ashland New Play Festival, Illinois Shakespeare Festival and Ms. Representing Shakespeare Workshop in Austin, Texas

Awards, Recognitions & Honors

  • Teaching Excellence Award, University of Houston’s School of Theatre and Dance, 2014

Education

M.F.A.University of Wisconsin-Madison

B.A.Fordham University